Lisa Harvey Smith – Astronomy

Topics: Earth and Space Sciences - The Solar System; Big Bang Theory Additional - Careers Concepts (South Australia): Earth and Space Sciences - Earth in Space Years: 7, 8, 9, 10 Video length: 2:30m Meet Lisa Harvey-Smith. She looked up to … Continued

Tamara Davis – Astrophysics

Topics: Earth and Space Sciences - Solar System; Big Bang Additional - Careers Concepts (South Australia): Earth and Space Sciences - Earth in Space Years: 7, 8, 9, 10 Video length: 2:10m Meet Tamara Davis. She studies “the whole universe”, … Continued

Peter Enticott – Autism

Topics: Biological Sciences -  The Body Additional - Careers Concepts (South Australia): Biological Sciences - Form and Function Years: 7, 8, 9, 10 Video Length: 2:33m Meet Peter Enticott. He's a neuroscientist working on new brain-based treatments for autism. He wanted … Continued

Matthew England – Climate

Topics: Biological Sciences - Ecosystems Earth and Space Sciences -Renewable/Non-renewable resources; Climate Change Additional - Careers Concepts (South Australia): Biological Sciences - Interdependence and Ecosystems Earth and Space Sciences - The Earth's Surface Years 7, 8, 9, 10 Video length: … Continued

Science Illustrator

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Topics: Additional - Careers; Media; Communications Concepts (South Australia): Years: 7, 8, 9, 10 Video Length: 4:17m What is a scientific illustrator? Observation, patience and attention to detail are skills necessary for both art and science. In Situ Science explores … Continued

Rodney Brooks – The Roomba

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Topics: Additional - Careers Concepts (South Australia): Years: 8, 9, 10 Video length: 3:25m Meet Rodney Brooks, a guy who just likes building robots. But you may know him as the inventor of Roomba, the robotic vacuum cleaner. He talks … Continued

Ingrid Scheffer – Epilepsy

Topics: Biological Sciences - The Body Additional: Careers Concepts (South Australia) Biological Sciences - Form and Function, Diversity and Evolution Years: 7, 8, 9, 10 Video length: 2.04m Meet Ingrid Scheffer. She helped discover the first known gene for epilepsy. … Continued

Yuri Kivshar – Physics

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Topics: Physical Sciences - Forces; Energy Additional - Careers Concepts (South Australia): Physical Sciences - Forces and Motion; Energy Years: 8, 10 Video length: 1:53m Meet Yuri Kivshar. He is an expert in “metamaterials”. As a physicist, he works on bending … Continued

Bernadette Fitzgibbon – Pain

Topics: Biological Sciences - The Body Additional - Careers Concepts (South Australia): Biological Sciences - Form and Function Years: 7, 8, 9, 10 Video length: 2:31m Meet Bernadette Fitzgibbon, she is a neuroscientist. She studies the brain and how pain works. … Continued